Nige Willson

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The Hype And The Hope For AI

As 2017 draws to a close it seems we are reaching a paradoxical time where many are placing AI front and centre in their 2018 trends list whilst …

5 AI breakthroughs that could change the face of science

Following years of research, AI is starting to have an impact on the way science is done, as these five Imperial studies from 2017 show.<p>Barely a week …

Google’s voice-generating AI is now indistinguishable from humans

Humans have officially given their voice to machines.<p>A research paper published by Google this month—which has not been peer reviewed—details a text-to-speech system called Tacotron 2, which claims near-human accuracy at imitating audio of a person speaking from text.<p>The system is Google’s second …

Artificial Intelligence

Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2018

Electric cars, cryptocurrencies and artificial intelligence are poised for leaps forward. And Amazon will get even bigger<p>It’s been a weird year. In 2017, technology spread its tentacles into our lives in ways we couldn’t have imagined—see the Equifax hack, Russia’s manipulation of Facebook, and …

Enterprise Tech

18 New Year's Resolutions of an AI

From EAI to XAI, from Smart Contracts to empathy, next year will be all about building trust with you humans.<p>After scanning the myriad new year's predictions from professional and amateur futurists, I've come to the conclusion that 2018 will be the year in which AI will become mainstream. Duh...you …

Mind or Machines – Cognitive Science Changing Artificial Intelligence

As Artificial Intelligence (AI) is still developing and advancing to claim the human-level intelligence, let us acknowledge the principles and …

Artificial Intelligence

What to Expect in 2018 in Artificial Intelligence?

2017 saw the rise of AI technology that can recognize voice with 99% accuracy. This is an absolute game-changer for voice-based applications.

Artificial Intelligence

How Consulting Firms Are Evolving to Modernize Companies

Fast technological evolutions call for changes in traditional consulting models. Firms not only are adjusting those models, but are also finding ways to create a competitive future for their clients through technology.<p>Last year, the global consulting market was worth more than $250 billion, with …

Researchers: Artificial Intelligence is dumber than a 5-year-old and no smarter than a rat

We’ve all heard or read about how robots are going to take away our jobs. Saudi Arabia even went as far as granting citizenship to “Sophia the robot” …

How quantum computing will change the world

We are on the cusp of a new era of computing, with Google, IBM and other tech companies using a theory launched by Einstein to build machines capable …

STEPHEN HAWKING PREDICTS BLEAK FUTURE FOR HUMANITY

Even though physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking isn’t a fortuneteller, but he has foretold the fate of humankind in the past and has warned …

Can Google’s AI Make Better AI Than the Googlers?

Google’s AutoML system recently produced a series of machine-learning codes with higher rates of efficiency than those made by the researchers …

How AI and machine learning will help the rise of quantum computing

When quantum computers come online, all encryption will fail. James Barratt explains how AI will aid the way for the emergence of quantum …

Which Azure Deployment Model Should You Use?

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DevOps

Why augmented reality is a game changer for data visualisation

Analytical engineer Steluta Iordache explains how virtual reality is changing the environment of data analysis<p>It has long been predicted that augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) will, sooner rather than later, dive head first into the mainstream of public consciousness. Now, thanks to …

Augmented Reality